A Lotta Sports
Sit with your child while he/she is playing the game.
Count along with Lotta and encourage your child to count along as well.
Take turns clicking on the different items; i.e. balls, pucks to trigger Lotta's counting
Playing A Lotta Sports helps your child meet different learning objectives including the following:
Demonstrate an understanding of numbers, using concrete materials to explore and investigate counting, quantity and number relationships
Count, count, count!!
Take the time to count with your child while you are walking or driving to school, helping him/her in the bath, or playing games.
Practice skip counting with your child. This means counting by 2s or 5s or 10s. Make sure to use concrete materials to show the bundles of 2s, 5s and 10s.
Make up your own boardgame! Counting the spots on the board as you move along with markers will help your child understand counting and the concept of numbers.